The Resource John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962
Title
John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1962 Dr. Francis Kelsey, a doctor for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), banned thalidomide, a drug that caused widespread birth defects in Europe, within the United States. Public fear pushed President John F. Kennedy to argue for strict federal controls over the pharmaceutical industry as part of his larger effort for stronger consumer protection laws
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
2
Technique
live action
Label
John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1962
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962
  • (1:35)
Control code
100038466
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 35 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1962
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John F. Kennedy Argues for More Stringent Government Control over Pharmaceuticals ca. 1962
  • (1:35)
Control code
100038466
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 35 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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